Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with

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On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 5:11 PM, wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 04:49:59PM -0400, drew Roberts wrote:

Is releasing changes to other peoples' software really the equivalent of
"the Far West"?

Isn't that the entire point of releasing something under the GPL instead of,
say, a shared source license?

If you don't like the work he did, by all means, disassociate yourself from
it, but please, don't say that you're not going to release any more software
just because someone released a change to a GPL program of yours.

Jeremy

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On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 5:11 PM, <fons@kokkinizita.net> wrote:

On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 04:49:59PM -0400, drew Roberts wr=
ote:

> Does the software world need a better way to handle this reputation is=
sue?

o build
f?
ing
ught

Nothing new is needed. Except maybe a more widespread awareness
that if the free software world is turned into the Far West it's
not going to last.

Ciao,

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ay that you're not going to release any more software just because some=
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[LAU] Some new things to play with, , (Sun Oct 10, 8:10 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Jeremy Jongepier, (Sun Oct 24, 9:25 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Robin Gareus, (Wed Oct 13, 1:31 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Wed Oct 13, 2:02 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Wed Oct 13, 3:55 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Wed Oct 13, 4:44 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Folderol, (Wed Oct 13, 4:56 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Arnold Krille, (Wed Oct 13, 5:52 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Philipp √úberbacher, (Wed Oct 13, 8:58 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Arnold Krille, (Wed Oct 13, 11:17 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Philipp √úberbacher, (Thu Oct 21, 10:52 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Wed Oct 13, 11:43 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Wed Oct 13, 9:37 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Thorsten Wilms, (Thu Oct 14, 7:41 am)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Arnold Krille, (Wed Oct 13, 10:53 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, , (Wed Oct 13, 11:45 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Thu Oct 14, 12:13 am)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Robin Gareus, (Wed Oct 13, 2:30 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Sun Oct 10, 10:33 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, torbenh, (Tue Oct 12, 2:42 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, drew Roberts, (Tue Oct 12, 8:50 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Jeremy, (Wed Oct 13, 12:38 am)
[LAU] Far West (was Re: [LAD] Some new things to play with), Gabriel M. Beddingfield, (Wed Oct 13, 2:29 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Robin Gareus, (Wed Oct 13, 1:16 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Arnold Krille, (Wed Oct 13, 6:39 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, torbenh, (Wed Oct 13, 11:10 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, torbenh, (Wed Oct 13, 1:53 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, drew Roberts, (Wed Oct 13, 11:33 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, david, (Wed Oct 13, 7:19 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Sun Oct 10, 11:32 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Mon Oct 11, 11:43 am)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Jeremy, (Sun Oct 10, 11:31 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Jeremy, (Sun Oct 10, 9:27 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, Igor Brkic, (Sun Oct 10, 9:09 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Oleg Ivanenko, (Sun Oct 10, 8:49 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, Oleg Ivanenko, (Sun Oct 10, 9:37 pm)
Re: [LAU] Some new things to play with, , (Mon Oct 11, 10:12 pm)
Re: [LAU] [LAD] Some new things to play with, alex stone, (Sun Oct 10, 8:47 pm)